Dana Point, California
General law city[1]
Aerial view of Dana Point
Aerial view of Dana Point
Official seal of Dana Point, California
Seal
Motto(s): "Harboring the Good Life"
Location of Dana Point in Orange County, California.
Location of Dana Point in Orange County, California.
Dana Point, California is located in the US
Dana Point, California
Dana Point, California
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 33°28′2″N 117°41′53″WCoordinates33°28′2″N 117°41′53″W
CountryUnited States
StateCalifornia
CountyOrange
IncorporatedJanuary 1, 1989[2]
Named forRichard Henry Dana, Jr.[1]
Government
 • TypeCouncil-Manager[1]
 • MayorDebra Lewis ref name=CC>"City Council". City of Dana Point. Retrieved December 6, 2016.</ref>
Area[3]
 • Total29.48 sq mi (76.35 km2)
 • Land6.50 sq mi (16.83 km2)
 • Water22.98 sq mi (59.51 km2)  77.96%
Elevation[4]144 ft (44 m)
Population (2010)[5]
 • Total33,351
 • Estimate (2016)[6]34,012
 • Density5,233.42/sq mi (2,020.56/km2)
Time zonePacific (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST)PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP codes92624, 92629
Area code(s)949
FIPS code06-17946
GNIS feature IDs16564742410293
Websitewww.danapoint.org
Reference no.189[7]